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…ving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter? (Virtual tour film of Freedom House) Jessica: I was always drawn to the helping profession with a passion for helping women and families. In June 2007, I was fortunate to begin my work as …
… parent living in our domestic violence shelter. $100 provides a start-up home kit for a domestic violence survivor. $500 provides a plane ticket for a survivor fleeing abuse. $1000 supports a survivor moving to permanent housing with t…
… parent living in our domestic violence shelter. $100 provides a start-up home kit for a domestic violence survivor. $500 provides a plane ticket for a survivor fleeing abuse. $1000 supports a survivor moving to permanent housing with t…
…a child living in our domestic violence shelter. $100 provides a start-up home kit for a domestic violence survivor. $200 provides a month-long financial empowerment course for two survivors. $500 provides a plane ticket for a survivor …
… people too. Just because they are in a shelter doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate.” After that first event, Tiffany volunteered to work the New Year’s eve shift every year until the program closed in 2018. She continued to work…
…estic violence with disabilities at our shelter and programs. The club is made possible in part by a grant from the The City Gardens Club of New York City.      …
…ing’s Secret Garden domestic violence shelter shares insights and tips on topics related to domestic violence and the services and support offered at Barrier Free Living. Coming Soon: a special Zoom event celebrating the new Secret Gar…
…he shadow pandemic.  Victims forced to shelter in place with their abusers.  The other shadow pandemic that is presently writ large in our country is Racism.  All of these pandemics are interconnected. Black lives matter, and we join…
…dom House, our domestic violence crisis shelter. The Deaf Services team includes deaf, ASL fluent social workers and case managers. All services are free and confidential for women and men ages 16 and over who have experienced emotional,…
… working staff at Barrier Free Living's shelter and programs. No stranger to giving back, John has volunteered over the years at New York's Anti-Violence Project and with Clay Studio, an after school program for low income families in Ph…
…Freedom House (FH) is BFL’s emergency shelter for domestic violence survivors with or without disabilities. Freedom House accepts women, children, and men.  Its programs include individual counseling for adults and children, support grou…
…iving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter (212-400-6470) (virtual tour), Secret Garden domestic violence program (Hotline: 212-533-4358) and the Deaf Services Team (646-807-4013) and Barrier Free Living Apartments supportive housing…
…is to individuals living and working in shelters and assisted housing programs." Medical student volunteers from Weill Cornell Medical College will provide residents and staff with current COVID-19 related statistics and knowledge using a …
…Freedom House (FH) is BFL’s emergency shelter for domestic violence survivors with or without disabilities. Freedom House accepts women, children and men.  Its programs include individual counseling for adults and children, support group…
… at our Freedom House domestic violence shelter, Secret Garden domestic violence program and Barrier Free Living Apartments supportive housing program. We are closely monitoring the changing situation, working with our partners in the do…
…ing’s Secret Garden domestic violence shelter shares insights and tips on topics related to domestic violence and the services and support offered at Barrier Free Living. Today, Sara guides us through a grounding exercise to help with …
…Our concern at this point is that with shelter in place, with the kind of economic tensions that people are under, that domestic violence tends to go up threefold in these kinds of situations,” said Paul Feuerstein, BFL CEO. “We’re t…
…ing’s Secret Garden domestic violence shelter shares insights and tips on topics related to domestic violence and the services and support offered at Barrier Free Living. …
…dividuals who are in need of accessible shelter can call Barrier Free Living's Freedom House Domestic Violence Shelter at (212) 400-6470.  Individuals in need of community based domestic violence services including safety planning and cr…
…rams, Freedom House domestic violence shelter, Secret Garden, and Barrier Free Living Apartments. This year, we have nearly 100 employees serving approximately 1,500 adults and children. Our teams provide counseling, case management,…
… crisis can be especially dangerous. Shelters will remain open during this time, including Barrier Free Living's Freedom House domestic violence shelter (take a virtual tour of Freedom House) or call 212-400-6470. Survivors can also c…
…e BFL Freedom House domestic violence shelter, award-winning BFL Secret Garden domestic violence counseling program, and BFL Apartments that offers permanent homes with support services to survivors with disabilities and their familie…
…iving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter. Barrier Free Living's team works with survivors of domestic violence with disabilities at our three programs through the year. Angela, a resident of our Freedom House domestic violence she…
…y.  Freedom House is BFL’s emergency shelter for domestic violence survivors with or without disabilities. Freedom House accepts women, children and men.  Its programs include individual counseling for adults and children, support group…
… father and picked up the phone to find shelter. I was accepted at (Barrier Free Living’s) Freedom House (domestic violence shelter) and my new life began. Freedom House I entered Freedom House with my children and was greeted with …
…g’s Freedom House domestic violence shelter.  Sara is a licensed social worker who received a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College in 2015.  Sara has been a social worker at Freedom H…
…Freedom House (domestic violence crisis shelter), BFL Apartments (supportive housing) Secret Garden (Community based domestic violence program a roster of Occupational Therapy Interns in training.  OT Manager provides weekly direct supervi…
…rvisor at Palladia (a domestic violence shelter) in 2011. In 2014, she became program director at Community Access. “The program was on 3rd Avenue. It was a supportive housing site, in some ways similar to Barrier Free Living Apartment…
…cluding our emergency domestic violence shelter Freedom House, Secret Garden or BFL Apartments. (View a virtual tour of Freedom House here.) This connection to the LGBTQ community also sheds light on some startling facts that we addre…
…ing’s Freedom House domestic violence shelter launched a new art therapy group for residents (watch a virtual tour of Freedom House here). The group, created by a current MSW intern at Freedom House hopes to “offer a space for reside…